The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 278 321 374
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +53
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 451 399 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.04% 0.82% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% 3.18% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 356 284 140
Average salary £55,000 £54,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +8.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,250 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11177 12554 10926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.89% 25.71% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9109 10221 8911
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +38 87 £49,500 -7.47% 20
Greenwich - 4 £40,000 -
Feltham - 3 £55,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £37,500 -
Hammersmith -1 2 £40,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £65,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 896 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 201 (22.43%) DV Cleared
3 186 (20.76%) Microsoft
4 178 (19.87%) Windows
5 165 (18.42%) ITIL
6 160 (17.86%) Cisco
7 159 (17.75%) Firewall
8 140 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
9 133 (14.84%) C
10 126 (14.06%) Degree
11 117 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
12 113 (12.61%) Oracle
13 109 (12.17%) SQL Server
14 108 (12.05%) Finance
15 99 (11.05%) MS Excel
16 97 (10.83%) WAN
16 97 (10.83%) CheckPoint
16 97 (10.83%) VMware
17 95 (10.60%) Juniper
18 94 (10.49%) LAN
19 88 (9.82%) Wireless
20 87 (9.71%) SharePoint
21 86 (9.60%) SQL
22 85 (9.49%) .NET
22 85 (9.49%) Java
22 85 (9.49%) CCNP
23 84 (9.38%) Information Security
24 82 (9.15%) CCNA
25 81 (9.04%) C#
26 75 (8.37%) Data Centre

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (9.71%) SharePoint
2 42 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 38 (4.24%) IIS
4 37 (4.13%) Lync
5 35 (3.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 32 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
7 28 (3.13%) MS Exchange
8 22 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (1.67%) WebLogic
12 12 (1.34%) CMS
13 11 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (1.23%) Node.js
14 10 (1.12%) Umbraco
14 10 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
15 9 (1.00%) JBoss
16 6 (0.67%) Apache
16 6 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 99 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.58%) MS Office
3 15 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.89%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.78%) MS Project
7 6 (0.67%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 46 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 37 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (3.35%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (3.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.33%) LabWindows
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 2 (0.22%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.22%) SAP CS
11 2 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.22%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.12%) Office 365
3 7 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.56%) PaaS
5 4 (0.45%) SaaS
6 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 159 (17.75%) Firewall
2 97 (10.83%) WAN
3 94 (10.49%) LAN
4 88 (9.82%) Wireless
5 37 (4.13%) MPLS
6 34 (3.79%) VoIP
6 34 (3.79%) Wireless Security
7 33 (3.68%) SAN
8 32 (3.57%) SNMP
8 32 (3.57%) Network Security
9 28 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (2.79%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (2.57%) OSPF
11 23 (2.57%) BGP
12 22 (2.46%) Ethernet
13 21 (2.34%) IP Telephony
13 21 (2.34%) Gigabit Ethernet
14 20 (2.23%) DNS
15 19 (2.12%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 34 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (3.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 28 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 26 (2.90%) MySQL
8 23 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (2.23%) RDBMS
9 20 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (2.23%) Oracle Exadata
9 20 (2.23%) MongoDB
10 18 (2.01%) Big Data
11 14 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.00%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.78%) Mahout
15 7 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (4.13%) Visual Studio
2 20 (2.23%) NUnit
2 20 (2.23%) CruiseControl
2 20 (2.23%) MSBuild
3 19 (2.12%) Rational DOORS
3 19 (2.12%) Visual Studio Team System
4 17 (1.90%) Git (software)
5 15 (1.67%) Selenium
6 12 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.89%) Maven
8 8 (0.89%) WebDriver
9 6 (0.67%) Rational Performance Tester
10 5 (0.56%) Mockito
10 5 (0.56%) JDeveloper
10 5 (0.56%) JMeter
11 3 (0.33%) JIRA
11 3 (0.33%) JUnit
11 3 (0.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 108 (12.05%) Finance
2 67 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 40 (4.46%) Retail
4 20 (2.23%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.12%) Banking
6 11 (1.23%) Military
6 11 (1.23%) Aerospace
6 11 (1.23%) Legal
7 9 (1.00%) Advertising
8 6 (0.67%) Electronics
9 5 (0.56%) Law
10 3 (0.33%) Local Government
10 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.22%) Publishing
11 2 (0.22%) Marketing
11 2 (0.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 155 (17.30%) Consultant
2 117 (13.06%) Architect
3 86 (9.60%) Developer
4 62 (6.92%) Network Engineer
5 52 (5.80%) Security Consultant
5 52 (5.80%) Analyst
6 34 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
7 33 (3.68%) Project Manager
7 33 (3.68%) Technical Architect
7 33 (3.68%) .NET Developer
8 29 (3.24%) DBA
9 28 (3.13%) Programme Manager
10 24 (2.68%) Firewall Engineer
11 21 (2.34%) Tester
12 20 (2.23%) Security Architect
12 20 (2.23%) Business Analyst
13 18 (2.01%) Test Analyst
13 18 (2.01%) Administrator
13 18 (2.01%) Support Engineer
13 18 (2.01%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (9.49%) .NET
2 68 (7.59%) HTML
3 67 (7.48%) ASP.NET
3 67 (7.48%) CSS
4 46 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 44 (4.91%) WCF
6 42 (4.69%) Middleware
7 41 (4.58%) J2EE
8 40 (4.46%) Entity Framework
9 34 (3.79%) Web Services
10 31 (3.46%) Oracle Fusion
11 30 (3.35%) HTML5
12 28 (3.13%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 24 (2.68%) CSS3
14 19 (2.12%) jQuery
15 17 (1.90%) Spring
16 15 (1.67%) ADO.NET
16 15 (1.67%) Hibernate
17 12 (1.34%) AngularJS
18 11 (1.23%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.37%) Data Centre
2 51 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 31 (3.46%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.57%) PKI
5 23 (2.57%) GIS
6 20 (2.23%) CESG
6 20 (2.23%) Oracle Exalogic
7 19 (2.12%) Visualisation
7 19 (2.12%) Clustering
8 17 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.90%) Replication
9 14 (1.56%) Life Science
10 12 (1.34%) CMDB
11 11 (1.23%) Freedom of Information Act
11 11 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
12 9 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (1.00%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.89%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 178 (19.87%) Windows
2 67 (7.48%) UNIX
3 61 (6.81%) Linux
4 51 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (2.57%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (1.67%) Solaris
8 14 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.00%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.00%) CentOS
10 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.22%) AIX
10 2 (0.22%) HPUX
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.11%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (18.42%) ITIL
2 117 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (9.38%) Information Security
4 73 (8.15%) Service Management
5 60 (6.70%) PRINCE2
5 60 (6.70%) Change Management
6 57 (6.36%) Cyber Security
7 55 (6.14%) Risk Management
7 55 (6.14%) CRM
8 52 (5.80%) Change Control
9 50 (5.58%) Service Delivery
10 49 (5.47%) MVC
11 46 (5.13%) ITSM
12 44 (4.91%) Project Management
13 43 (4.80%) Software Engineering
13 43 (4.80%) Analytics
14 42 (4.69%) Penetration Testing
15 41 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
16 40 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
17 39 (4.35%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (14.84%) C
2 86 (9.60%) SQL
3 85 (9.49%) Java
4 81 (9.04%) C#
5 69 (7.70%) JavaScript
6 32 (3.57%) Ruby
7 28 (3.13%) C++
8 22 (2.46%) Python
9 19 (2.12%) Perl
10 17 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 16 (1.79%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.67%) PHP
12 15 (1.67%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.00%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.45%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.45%) VBScript
14 4 (0.45%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.33%) Scala
16 2 (0.22%) AWK
16 2 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 896 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 201 (22.43%) DV Cleared
3 140 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
4 126 (14.06%) Degree
5 85 (9.49%) CCNP
6 82 (9.15%) CCNA
7 51 (5.69%) CCSA
8 41 (4.58%) CISSP
9 40 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (3.24%) CISM
11 28 (3.13%) CCIE
11 28 (3.13%) MCSE
12 26 (2.90%) ISTQB
13 24 (2.68%) CCSE
14 20 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 19 (2.12%) HP APS
16 18 (2.01%) MCTS
17 15 (1.67%) MCITP
17 15 (1.67%) ISEB
18 12 (1.34%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.24%) SLA
2 36 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.34%) QA
4 17 (1.90%) JSP 440
5 12 (1.34%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.89%) COBIT
7 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.22%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 73 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (7.37%) Active Directory
3 38 (4.24%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.56%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.45%) XenApp
6 10 (1.12%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.67%) Oracle Clusterware
9 6 (0.67%) Snort
9 6 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.45%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.45%) vSphere
10 4 (0.45%) vCloud
11 3 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.33%) Firmware
12 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.22%) pfSense
13 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 25 (2.79%) Cisco Prime
2 20 (2.23%) OpenView
3 16 (1.79%) SCCM
4 10 (1.12%) Puppet
5 9 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.00%) SCOM
5 9 (1.00%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.89%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.67%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.45%) Oracle Flashback
9 4 (0.45%) Nessus
9 4 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.45%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.45%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (0.45%) OSSEC
9 4 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 186 (20.76%) Microsoft
2 160 (17.86%) Cisco
3 113 (12.61%) Oracle
4 97 (10.83%) CheckPoint
4 97 (10.83%) VMware
5 95 (10.60%) Juniper
6 73 (8.15%) HP
7 72 (8.04%) Remedy
8 47 (5.25%) F5
9 25 (2.79%) Citrix
10 24 (2.68%) BMC
10 24 (2.68%) IBM
11 23 (2.57%) NetApp
12 21 (2.34%) Nokia
12 21 (2.34%) EMC
12 21 (2.34%) 3Com
13 19 (2.12%) McAfee
14 17 (1.90%) SAP
15 14 (1.56%) Avaya
15 14 (1.56%) Red Hat
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car, pension, health
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
City of London Police
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: Highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £70,000- 100,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35,000- 65,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago